photo credit: organicgardeningfarming.com
Do you have an itch to get in the dirt and grow your own veggies, but don't have a space of your own? The folks at Joplin Area Community Gardening have raised-bed garden plots available at Jackson & West 13th/Junge Ave. They also provide advice and tools! Contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your plot.
Their website also provides links to helpful information for all you gardeners out there.